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Mest: Growing up and moving forward (Episode 302)

Mest is back!

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Episode 301 – Yacht metal rocks! The Band Royale talks about their new album, touring and the truth about Chicago pizza

After listening to this episode, listen to the new album. It’s really good.

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Episode 300! Rockford band Yes Factory debuts two new songs live!

Live in-car performance! Superdawg hot dogs!

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Plain White T’s frontman talks T’s, future projects (Episode 299)

Plain White T’s frontman Tom Higgenson is a popsmith. The dude knows his way around a melody. He jumped in my car before headlining the MS Sucks charity event at…

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Lucky Boys Confusion takes on MS for benefit event (Episode 298)

Adam, Jason and Ryan of Lucky Boys Confusion jump in the car at the MS Sucks event started by their bandmate Stubhy, who was recently diagnosed with MS. We talk…

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Let’s talk local music with Brian Shamie (Chicago Soundcheck/Daily Herald) – Episode 297

Journalist/Chicago music supporter Brian Shamie of Chicago Soundcheck/The Daily Herald joins me for a quick chat while at the MS Sucks benefit. This episode is sponsored by C&H Financial Services.

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El Famous is back, and they’ve never sounded better (Episode 296)

Chicago band El Famous talks about their history, the new album Cycles and more before the MS Sucks benefit at Bottom Lounge! This episode is sponsored by C&H Financial Services.

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Chicago band Park and Main talks outside Bottom Lounge (Episode 295)

Park and Main (formerly Oceans Over Airplanes) jumps in the car before performing the opening set at the first “MS Sucks” charity event, held at Bottom Lounge. Car Con Carne…

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All aboard Transit Tees – Talking Chicago retail while eating food from the Delta (Episode 294)

Tim and Tom from Transit Tees (locations in Wicker Park and Andersonville) join me to talk about their successful, unique, and Chicago-centric retail operation. To help fuel the conversation, we’re…

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Country star Emma White carves her own path in music industry: Conversation outside Haymarket Pub & Brewery (Episode 293)

Just two years ago, Rolling Stone named Emma White one of “10 New Country Stars to Watch.” Now she’s in my car with burgers from Haymarket Pub & Brewery (737…